Chief Minister of Haryana on 24 October 2015 announced to open a Sanskrit University for Schedule Castes (SCs) at Mundri village, which will be named after Maharishi Valmiki.
The announcement was made during an address at Bhagwan Valmiki Prakat Diwas Samaroh, which was celebrated as Samrasta Diwas in the state.
Besides, the state government also decided to provide the children of Scheduled Caste families a relaxation of 10 percent marks in the eligibility criteria for getting scholarship under Dr Ambedkar Medhavi Chhattar Yojna.
It was also announced that Government Residential Senior Secondary Schools will be opened at each district headquarters in the state to impart quality education to the students.
In addition, 5 crore rupees each will be granted to three Assembly segments of the district, Kaithal, Kalayat and Guhla, for various development works announced by the government.
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Who: Haryana Government
Where: Mundri village
When: 24 October 2015